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NRP 6th edition Textbook

August 11, 2011
Page 111
On page 111, question 27 reads, “Discontinue assisted ventilation when the heart rate is above 100 breaths per minute and the baby is breathing.” This should read, “Discontinue assisted ventilation when the heart rate is above 100 beats per minute and the baby is breathing.”
August 11, 2011
Page 301
On page 301 in the advanced Integrated Skills Station, in the 6th and 9th boxes down in the right column, the details list “Epinephrine 1:10,000 (0.1 mg/kg).” This should read, “Epinephrine 1:10,000 (0.1 mg/mL).”

November 26, 2013
Page 128
On page 128 near the middle of the page, the first unit is shown in cm H2O while the rest of the units in that paragraph are shown in mm Hg. All units in this paragraph should be in cm H2O rather than mm Hg.
November 6, 2014
Page 226
Key Point #1 reads, "Its administration is indicated when the heart rate remains below 60 beats per minute despite 30 seconds of effective assisted ventilation, and administration should be followed by another 45 to 60 seconds of coordinated chest compressions and ventilations." The phrase "...administration should be followed by" should be deleted from the sentence.

NRP Instructor Manual

August 11, 2011
Page 291
On page 291 in the advanced Integrated Skills Station, in the 6th and 9th boxes down in the right column, the details list “Epinephrine 1:10,000 (0.1 mg/kg).” This should read, “Epinephrine 1:10,000 (0.1 mg/mL).”
March 1, 2012
Page 54
On page 54, the website is listed as "www.arp.org/nrp." This should read "www.aap.org/nrp."

NRP 6th Reference Charts

September 12, 2011
On the ABCD of resuscitation table, under "D - Drugs" it should read, "Give epinephrine if HR is <60 after 45 - 60 seconds of compressions and ventilation."
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